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Accor Appoints Julie White as CCO for Europe & North Africa

Accor has appointed Julie White as Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) for the Europe & North Africa region within its Premium, Economy, and Midscale division.

Athens, Greece, Hosts Emmy Awards Semi-Finals for the First Time

For the first time ever, the city of Athens hosted a semi-final judging round for the International Emmy Awards.

Greece and Japan Boost Cooperation in Tourism

Greece and Japan agreed to strengthen cooperation in tourism ahead of the “Greece-Japan Year of Culture and Tourism” in 2024.

Study: Seasonality Still Impacting Tourism in Greece

A recent study found that seasonality remains a challenge for the Greek tourism sector.

Celebrities Flock to Greece for Summer 2023 Island Fun

Greece's tourism industry is booming thanks to a recent influx of celebrity visitors like George Clooney and Margot Robbie.

Short Film Competition on Climate Crisis Launches in Greece

The Greek Environment and Energy Ministry has announced the launch of a short film script competition that addresses the issue of the climate crisis.

TIF-Helexpo: Greek Expo Body Looks to Boost Business Relations with China

Ruian delegation visits TIF-Helexpo to discuss economic and business relations with Greece.

NBG: 2023 May be a Record-breaking Year for Greek Tourism

Greek tourism revenues may reach 21 billion euros this year, surpassing the record previously set in 2019.

IATA: Global Air Traffic Recoups 94.2% of pre-Covid Levels

Air traffic worldwide in June showed robust growth, recouping 94.2% of pre-Covid 2019 levels, according to IATA.

NBG: Climate Change Boosts Travel Demand for Lesser Known Greek Destinations

Climate change and high temperatures are set to increase demand for lesser known Greek destinations, study finds.

Greece Raises Golden Visa Limit to €500,000 for Certain Areas

Greece doubled the golden visa limit to 500,000 euros from 250,000 euros applicable to properties in certain areas.

Ministry to Promote Greece in France Ahead of 2024 Paris Olympics

Greece aims to boost tourist flows from France, with promotional initiatives ahead of the 2024 Olympic Games.

Greek Island Transport Subsidy Program Accepting Applications

Greek island residents and businesses can apply for transportation subsidies through to August 31.

Greece’s Golden Visa Scheme Boosts Economy by Nearly €1bn in Jan-May

Greece’s residence by investment scheme boosted the economy by almost 1 billion euros in the first five months of 2023.

Greece is a Leading Vacation Choice Among 10 Source Markets, says Report

Greece is a leading outbound holiday destination choice in most of its main source markets, according to research by INSETE.

IATA: May Air Traffic at 96.1% Pre-Covid 2019 Levels

Global air traffic in May came one step closer to pre-pandemic levels reaching 96.1 percent of 2019 figures for the same month.

Investments and Infrastructure Priorities for Greek Tourism Ministry

Greece’s new tourism minister, Olga Kefalogianni, says investments, infrastructure and developing new destinations are top priorities.

Greece’s Property Market Strong in Q1 Despite Uncertainties  

Greece’s property market is boosting the economy with foreign direct investments up in the first three months of 2023.

New Minister Aims to Equally Distribute Tourism Across Greece

New Greek Tourism Minister Olga Kefalogianni has made it a priority to fairly distribute tourist flows and revenues to all of Greece.

SOKEE: Greece Should Focus More on Exhibition-driven Tourism

Further developing exhibition tourism was the focus of the first conference of the Greek Exhibition Industry Association in Athens.